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Kate - La Bisbetica Domata

Alternative title
Kate - The Taming of the Shrew
Synopsis
Full-length feature animation film, using stop-motion animation and crayons, inspired by The Taming of the Shrew. Petruchio is ruined by gambling and plans to get out of debt by marrying a rich woman - Kate, the daughter of a spaghetti industrialist of Padua. Kate is an independent woman and Kate who doesn’t accept certain kinds of masculine behaviour. After a stormy courtship Kate finally decides to marry Petruchio, taking him to the Mayor at gunpoint and protecting him from the Mafia boss, Don Sarago, who is after him for his gambling debts.
Language
Italian (Standard)
Country
Italy
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2004
Availability
No archive copy or distributor known (10/2007).
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Roberto Lione
Producer
Roberto Lione
Screenplay
Andrea Stiligoi; Roberto Lione
Music
Giovanni Bacalov
Production Design
Fabio Grass
Animator
Roberto Lione
Cast
Alberto Caneva 
Carlo Reali 
Daniela Cavallini 
Laura Boccanera 
Marco Besciani 
Mario Milita 
Neri Marcore 
Pino Ammendola 
Renzo Stacchi 
Roberto Stocchi 
Romano Malaspina 

Production Company

Name

Crayons

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